Antique Boxes & Collectables
Inlaid Rosewood Jewellery Box + Tray. Plush Interior c 1845
REF: LA4273 / LA325798
Secure Payments By
Early Victorian inlaid rosewood jewellery box in splendid condition. The grain is particularly attractive and rich in colour and tones to all aspects. Inlaid Mother of Pearl cartouche and escutcheon complemented by pierced Mother of Pearl roundels with connecting inlaid white metal strips. All inlays are as per the veneer, original, complete and in perfect condition. Lid closes perfectly square on the original hinges. Original lock with a replacement working key supplied. The interior has been skilfully refurbished to serve as a jewellery box. Ruched silk panel within a silk covered frame to the lid interior. (Please note…the colour of the silk is more of a lilac shade throughout rather than blue). Tray comprising of 11 sections 3 of which feature silk covered lids with ornate gilt ring pull knobs. The small sections are ideal for those smaller items of jewellery. Please note the nice finishing touch of the silk top edges of the tray and all of the dividers. Side metal handles to the tray. Storage section beneath the tray with lightly padded silk covered panel to the base for those larger items of jewellery. Made over 170 years ago this item has been given a new lease of life for modern day use. Unpacked weight 1.5Kg
Antique Boxes & Collectables has clarified that the Inlaid Rosewood Jewellery Box + Tray. Plush Interior c 1845 (LA325798) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c1845
Postage/packaging is included within the price for deliveries within mainland UK (excluding Highlands & Islands). For other locations please request a quote prior to making a purchase. Items featuring rosewood will require an export permit for deliveries to Northern Ireland and any location other than the UK and will incur an additional cost and delay in despatch.